Linux vm tunables

There are quite a few tunables in the Linux kernel. Reading the documentation it is clear that quite a few of them could have an impact on how Varnish performs. One that caught my attention is...

By Per Buer 27 / 11 / 2014

Introducing Varnish High Availability

There is a reason why people install Varnish Cache in their servers. It’s all about the performance. Delivering content from Varnish is often a thousand times faster than delivering it from your...

By Per Buer 27 / 11 / 2014

Nikon’s Varnish Installation to be showcased at Varnish Summit San Francisco

Varnish Plus customer, Kanban Solutions will have a special live video session at Varnish Summit San Francisco on 4 December. Kanban are the engineers behind Nikon's web experience development,...

By Scott Kircher 27 / 11 / 2014

Introducing Varnish Massive Storage Engine

Varnish was initially made for web site acceleration. We started out using a memory mapped file to store objects in. It had some problems associated with it and was replaced with a storage engine...

By Per Buer 19 / 11 / 2014

Three new components to increase website scalability and performance

Unlimited cache sizing, increased caching performance and customized cache optimization support content-heavy, high-traffic sites. Varnish Software is pleased to officially announced the release...

By Scott Kircher 18 / 11 / 2014

Understanding timeouts in Varnish Cache

Varnish Cache has a fair amount of timeout settings. These are typically used to protect itself against attrition attacks, get rid of misconfigured clients, and so on. They can be a mouthful to...

By Lasse Karstensen 14 / 11 / 2014

Official agenda for Varnish Summit Stockholm released

The Stockholm agenda is set. Another great lineup, and another great mix of technical and practical information. Learn from the masters at Varnish Summit Stockholm and find out why...

By Scott Kircher 13 / 11 / 2014

Varnish Summit Stockholm welcomes Kacper Wysocki and Varnish Custom Statistics

The final speaker announcement for Varnish Summit Stockholm is here. Please welcome Kacper Wysocki, Redpill Linpro’s Varnish Cache expert. Kacper will take the Varnish Summit audience through a...

By Scott Kircher 12 / 11 / 2014